A Bright Idea

141015 - PhotoBy, Nan Claire Falkner

Witt could make anything. Now he was making light bulbs out of discarded wine bottles. As an event planner for her country club, his oldest daughter, Mellia, was keeping him stocked. He had a backload of orders.

Finding tungsten wire filament on e-bay was such a coup! Now, Mel had told him she had some empty green gin bottles and, the screw caps were perfect!

The heady aroma that filtered out doors made the neighbors a little stand offish lately. “Wonder why” he thought.

On the shop clock radio was playing “The Boxer” by Simon & Garfunkel.

“Life is grand!”


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